ARTS, FASHION & DESIGN
Qualification / Course Information
8 – 9 hours, over 3 weeks (refer to Course Overview for dates)
Certificate of Participation
On completion of this course you will be able to explore different ways of communicating your design ideas through sketches as well as low-tech cost effective methods to present your sketches to your client.
Self-directed & Online Engagement
This 8 – 9 hours short learning programme is designed for all architectural professionals, interior designers, students, and anyone who wants to improve their hand-drawing skills to design and present spatial design projects. The course is presented in bite-sized videos by Michael Borgström, an established creative artist and designer. Michael guides you through his own process and practice of hand-drawing and illustrates ways in which you can develop and improve your artistic licence.
This course will run monthly from the start of June until the end of November. Monthly intakes will occur before or during the first week of every month. Should your application be received after that, you will be enrolled for the next month or later, according to your selection. The short learning programme should be completed by the end of the month that you enrolled in.
TOPIC 01 – GETTING STARTED
Introduction to freehand sketching
TOPIC 02 – HOW TO CAPTURE YOUR OBSERVATIONS
Introduction to observation drawings
Documenting your observations
Enhancing your observation drawings
TOPIC 03 – HOW TO BRING LIFE INTO YOUR DRAWINGS
Introduction to bringing life into your drawings
Incorporating human figures
Adding landscape & vegetation
TOPIC 04 – HOW TO COMMUNICATE YOUR IDEAS IN 3D
Introduction to 3D drawings
TOPIC 05 – HOW TO PRESENT YOUR DRAWINGS
Setting the scene(s)
Evaluating your drawings
Labelling your drawings